Jacques Cartier

Jacques Cartier (1491-1557) was a French explorer who laid claim on Canada for France. Of Breton origin, he was the first European to map and describe the shores of Saint Lawrence River and the Gulf of Saint Lawrence.

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What was Jacques cartier's parents jobs?

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yes his job was to explore

What is Jacques Cartier favorite music?

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Jacques cartier favorite Songs

What animals did Jacques Cartier bring to Canada?

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Canadian Animals

American Beaver

Arctic Ground Squirrel

Arctic Hare

Artic Fox


Bat (Little Brown Bat)

Bear (Polar Bear)


Black Bear

Black-tailed Prairie Dog

Blue Whale


Brown Lemming

Brown Snake

Bushy-tailed Woodrat

Butler's Garter Snake

Canadian Lynx

Cascade Golden-mantled Ground Squirrel

Columbian Ground Squirrel

Common Garter Snake


Creeping Vole

Deer Mouse

Douglas's Squirrel

Eastern Chipmunk

Eastern Fox Squirrel

Eastern Gray Squirrel

Eastern Heather Vole

Eastern Hognose Snake

Eastern Ribbon Snake

Fin Whale

Five-lined Skink

Fox (Arctic Fox)

Fox (Red Fox)

Fox Snake

Franklin's Ground Squirrel

Golden-mantled Ground Squirrel

Gopher Snake

Great Basin Pocket Mouse

Greater Short-horned Lizard

Green Anole

Green Iguana

Harbor Porpoise

Hare (Arctic Hare)

Hoary Marmot

Humpback Whale

Keen's Mouse

Labrador Collared Lemming

Least Chipmunk


Little Brown Bat

Long-tailed Vole

Lynx (Canadian Lynx)


Meadow Jumping Mouse

Meadow Vole

Milk Snake

Montane Vole


Mountain Beaver


Night Snake

North American Porcupine

Northern Alligator Lizard

Northern Bog Lemming

Northern Collared Lemming

Northern Flying Squirrel

Northern Grasshopper Mouse

Northern Pocket Gopher

Northern Red-backed Vole

Northern Right Whale

Northern Water Snake

Northwestern Garter Snake

Olive-backed Pocket Mouse

Ord's Kangaroo Rat

Pacific Jumping Mouse

Plains Garter Snake

Plains Pocket Gopher

Polar Bear



Prairie Skink

Prairie Vole


Pygmy Short-horned Lizard

Queen Snake



Redbelly Snake

Red Fox

Red Squirrel

Red-tailed Chipmunk

Richardson's Collared Lemming

Richardson's Ground Squirrel

Ringneck Snake

Rock Vole

Rubber Boa

Sagebrush Vole

Sei Whale

Sharptail Snake

Singing Vole

Smooth Green Snake

Southern Bog Lemming

Southern Flying Squirrel

Southern Red-backed Vole

Sperm Whale

Striped Skunk

Taiga Vole

Thirteen-lined Ground Squirrel

Timber Rattlesnake

Townsend's Chipmunk

Townsend's Vole

Tundra Vole

Vancouver Island Marmot


Water Vole

Western Harvest Mouse

Western Heather Vole

Western Hognose Snake

Western Jumping Mouse

Western Ratsnake

Western Rattlesnake

Western Skink

Western Terrestrial Garter Snake

Whale (Blue Whale)

Whale (Fin Whale)

Whale (Humpback Whale)

Whale (Northern Right Whale)

Whale (Sei Whale)

Whale (Sperm Whale)

White-footed Mouse



Woodland Jumping Mouse

Woodland Vole

Yellow-bellied Marmot

Yellow-pine Chipmunk

What is Jacques cartier children?

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Jacques had no kids with Mary des Granches (his wife).

What did Jacques Cartier gain for himself or his country?

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This is a guess nothing because he was treated harshly because he did not get the spices or anything he needed.

What language's did Jacques Cartier speak?

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Jacques Cartier spoke French, and probably also Breton and Gallo, regional languages of Brittany, here he was born.

Where was Jacques from?

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